Map Unit Composition
Map units consist of 1 or more soil types, commonly referred to as "components".
Component Name Geomorphic Position Area Fraction Component Type Horizon Data
Soil Type 1 Genesee flood-plain steps / Toeslope 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Sloan flood-plain steps / Toeslope 6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Eel flood-plain steps / Toeslope 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Ross flood-plain steps / Toeslope 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Stonelick flood plains / Toeslope 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Shoals flood plains / Toeslope
flood plains / Footslope
2% Inclusion YES

Note: links to horizon data marked with an * are approximate.


Map Unit Data What is a Map Unit?
Cartographic information about this map unit.
Map Unit Name: Genesee silt loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes, occasionally flooded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: Gh
Map Unit Area: 3873 acres total in survey area
Raw Map Unit Data
Raw Component Data (All Components)

Map Unit Aggregated Data
Generalized soils information within this map unit.
Farmland Class: All areas are prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 19.37 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 6
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 81 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 81 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.